calculating pKa and pKb

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Riya Sood 4G
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calculating pKa and pKb

Postby Riya Sood 4G » Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:15 pm

Write the chemical formula for the conjugate acid of the base pyridine,
C5H5N, and calculate its pKa from the pKb for pyridine.

How do we solve this problem?

Shivam Rana 1D
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Re: calculating pKa and pKb

Postby Shivam Rana 1D » Fri Nov 29, 2019 1:59 am

i think the sum of the pKa and pKb should be 14.

andrewcj 2C
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Re: calculating pKa and pKb

Postby andrewcj 2C » Fri Nov 29, 2019 3:11 am

The conjugate acid is [C5H5NH]+.

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